Definition of minibus in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈminēˌbəs/


A small bus for about ten to fifteen passengers.
Example sentences
  • In developing countries, pedestrians, cyclists, and passengers in minibuses and buses frequently belong to lower socioeconomic groups.
  • There are regular minibuses; passengers from Shanghai may wish to catch the one that leaves at 7: 40 pm.
  • Locals looked on in surprise as hitch-hikers, cyclists, bikers, cars, vans and minibuses filled up the village square.

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Syllabification: min·i·bus

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